New Sports To Debut At Tokyo Olympics: Surfing, Yes. Sport Climbing?

(Tokyo) — There are several new sports being added for the first time at the Tokyo Olympics. Surfing will be featured with 40 athletes hitting the waves. The top surfers are coming from the U.S. and Australia, but experts also say don’t count out Brazil and host country Japan. Skateboarding also features several top Americans expected to compete in the medal rounds. Southern California’s Nyjah Huston is the top skater in the world and the favorite to win gold. Other new sports include Karate and Sport Climbing.